AI should not replace people, warns Microsoft boss
Published in News


It should make them more efficient

Microsoft’s Supreme Dalek Satya Nadella has warned companies against thinking that AI will replace people.

Microsoft mulls foldable Surface phone
Published in Mobiles


Vole might make origami phones 


Software King of the World and much mocked mobile maker might use a foldable design that could find its way onto the mysterious Surface Phone.

Oculus nicked our ideas claims ZeniMax
Published in Wearables


John Carmack misappropriated VR and destroyed evidence

The parent company of Bethesda Softworks and Id Software has told a court that John Carmack and others at Oculus stole trade secrets from their company and then destroyed evidence.

Apple admits it stuffed up the MacBook Pro
Published in Notebooks


Will release a proper one later in the year

The fruity tax-dodging cargo-cult Apple usually requires an order from the Supreme Court to admit that it has done anything wrong, but apparently has realised it stuffed up the MacBook Pro.

Nintendo Switch accessories will be expensive
Published in Games


Extra docking station, Joy-Con controller prices limit expandability

Given the plethora of news bits surrounding Nintendo’s upcoming Switch Console due on March 3rd, one of the more interesting details seems to be the price of purchasing a secondary pair of controllers or docking station to offer more flexibility in the mobile gameplay experience.

Samsung Galaxy S8 rumored to release on April 15th
Published in Mobiles


Big focus on front facing camera improvements

While most Samsung mobile devices to be expected throughout the company’s history have never been short on rumored release dates, the latest report now claims that the upcoming Galaxy S8 will launch during mid-April with a major focus on front-camera performance.

Chrome cops some FLAC
Published in News


In a good way


Google has begun adding FLAC support to Chrome, and it should be rolling out to the great unwashed very soon.

New US cyber-guru runs ancient 'easily hackable website'
Published in News


Giuliani is clearly the right bloke for the job


New US cyber-tsar Rudy Giuliani runs a website with a content management system which is so out of date it runs on coal and was designed by Isambard Kingdom Brunel and easy as Sunday morning to hack.

Exploding iPhone 6 might have downed a plane
Published in Mobiles


Apple tops Samsung again


French authorities investigating the EgyptAir crash that killed 66 people have focused their attention on the Apple fanboy co-pilot and his iPad and iPhone 6S.

Samsung Galaxy S8 will keep the headphone jack
Published in News


Not copying Apple this time


Samsung appears to have decided that it is not going to copy one aspect of the iPhone 7 on its new Galaxy S8. It seems that the cordless headphone idea is too silly and unpopular.